Alina Simone
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Reviews // 4 Articles
//Features

Alina Simone's Indie Rock World Comes Alive in 'You Must Go and Win'
28 Jul 2011 // 4:00 PM

Ukrainian-born musician Alina Simone traces her bizarre journey through the indie rock world, from disastrous Craigslist auditions with sketchy producers to catching fleas in a Williamsburg sublet. She begins her tale in a strange place called Kharkov.

Translating Sacred Texts: An Interview with Alina Simone
4 Mar 2009 // 2:00 PM

Alina Simone's interpretive covers of Soviet cult legend Yanka Dyagileva's songs have helped preserve the memory and music of the last Russian punk poet -- and sparked debates about cultural ownership and authenticity.

//Reviews

Madonna Isn’t That Interesting, But Alina Simone Is
23 Mar 2016 // 2:30 AM

Madonnaland is not the end-cap of Simone's existential musings; it's an intense jewel in the already sparkly crown of a consistently perceptive critic.

Alina Simone: Make Your Own Danger
20 Jun 2011 // 4:00 PM

With this third record, Alina Simone seems to have hit her stride by setting off on a new musical path.

//Mixed media
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'Fire Emblem Heroes' Is a Bad Crossover

// Moving Pixels

"Fire Emblem Heroes desperately and shamelessly wants to monetize our love for these characters, yet it has no idea why we came to love them in the first place.

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